Unlawful Detainer Assistant means an individual or entity who for compensation renders assistance or advice in the prosecution or defense of an unlawful detainer claim or action including a bankruptcy petition that may affect the unlawful detainer claim or action. The Unlawful Assistant must file and register in each county in which they perform their services. Per Business and Professions code 6407, the County Clerk shall maintain a register of Unlawful Detainer assistants and assign a unique number to each Unlawful Detainer Assistant.
Place of Filing
County if which his or her principal place of business is located (primary) or
Any other county in which he or she performs acts for which registration is required (secondary)
Primary or Secondary Filing
If secondary, the applicant must state the county in which the primary registration is filled
Name, age, address, and telephone number
Verification of Identification
Ensure you, the applicant is not disqualified pursuant to
Suspension or disbarment
Signature of you, the applicant, executed under penalty of perjury
Bond in the amount of $25,000. (Note: A notary may not acknowledge their own signature)
Photograph of the applicant (passport size or smaller)
In addition to the requirements above, applicants who are renewing their registration must complete 15 hours of continuing legal education courses that meet the requirements of Business and Professions Code Section 6070.